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- Stacia Murphy President of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence; in recovery from alcoholism since 1976
- Mathea Falco Drug Strategies
- Dr. Morris Chafetz President of the Health Education Foundation and former director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
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